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87.1 Department of, Bureau of Recreation

Annual Reports, 1913, 1914, 1940, 1941,1943-1949, 1952-1954, 1979, 1981-1990. 48 vols.

Annual report of the activities of the various divisions of the Bureau, Department of Recreation inc;luding the Stadium Complex, historical sites,andCamp William Penn.

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68.11 Department of City Property

Scrapbook, 1894-1901.

Clippings from Philadelphia newspapers concerning a variety of subjects.

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85.5 Department of Public Works

Information Reports, 1913-1916.

Series of special reports on business methods in municipal government, procedure for locating street improvement, the unemployed, the Torrens land registration system, collection and treatment of sewage, abolishment of grade crossings in South Philadelphia, political assessment of office holders, and general reforms.

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86.8 Department of Records

Records Service Center, Official Records Retention and Disposition Schedules, 1958-present.

These schedules are issued for the various agencies of the City and state how long records are to be held, where, and when they can be destroyed.

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88.2 Department of Streets

Reports, Publications, 1952-1984.

Includes Progress Report, 1952-1956, 1963-1967;Real Property Facilities of Department of Streets, 1954;Philadelphia Program of Major Highways, 1955;Traffic Engineering Division’s traffic analysis studies, 1956-1959, 1968; Philadelphia’s Highway Needs, 1956-1971; Traffic Improvement Plan for Central Business District, prepared by Wm. Smith and Associates, New Haven, 1957;Bridge List, 1957, 1961, 1970; Traffic Engineering Division’s Traffic Accident Facts, 1961-1963, 1965; Manual of Snow Operations, November 1965; Bustleton Avenue Improvement Study and Report, prepared by Urban Engineers Inc., Consultants, 1965; Philadelphia Solid Waste Management Plan, 1970.

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92.5 Department of Wharves, Docks and Ferries,

Scrapbooks, 1913-1953.

Newspaper clippings dealing, mainly, with port news and transit matters.


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